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Ch sp incr help
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May 27, 2013 09:29:12   #
skries
 
Looking for help on a crochet pattern shawl. The pattern says to perform a ch sp incr. I understand what the ch sp is, but not sure what to do on the ch sp incr.

Pattern reads as follows:

Row 2 : Ch3, 1 DC into base on turning Ch, 1 DC into next stitch, Ch sp incr, DC into next 2 stitches, Ch sp incr, DC into next 2 stitches, ...

Does this mean that I put a DCin the ch sp with an added ch?

This is the pattern link:
http://milobo.files.wordpress.com/2008/10/evas-shawl1.pdf

Thanks in advance for you help.
 
May 27, 2013 09:34:10   #
fergablu2 (a regular here)
 
At the top of the pattern, under abbreviations, it states:

Ch Sp incr = (DC, Ch1, DC) into Ch Space
May 27, 2013 09:35:01   #
frani512
 
Hope this helps.
http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/increase-one-space-at-the-beginning-of-a-row-in-fi.html
May 27, 2013 09:56:38   #
Ronie
 
oh that looks like a fast easy shawl.. thanks for the pattern link!!!
May 27, 2013 10:16:11   #
ladyblue1552
 
skries wrote:
Looking for help on a crochet pattern shawl. The pattern says to perform a ch sp incr. I understand what the ch sp is, but not sure what to do on the ch sp incr.

Pattern reads as follows:

Row 2 : Ch3, 1 DC into base on turning Ch, 1 DC into next stitch, Ch sp incr, DC into next 2 stitches, Ch sp incr, DC into next 2 stitches, ...

Does this mean that I put a DCin the ch sp with an added ch?

This is the pattern link:
http://milobo.files.wordpress.com/2008/10/evas-shawl1.pdf

Thanks in advance for you help.
Looking for help on a crochet pattern shawl. The ... (show quote)


This is a beautiful pattern.
May 27, 2013 12:03:55   #
frannie di
 
These are the instructions in the abbreviations at the beginning of the pattern. Ch Sp incr = (DC, Ch1, DC) into Ch Space
skries wrote:
Looking for help on a crochet pattern shawl. The pattern says to perform a ch sp incr. I understand what the ch sp is, but not sure what to do on the ch sp incr.

Pattern reads as follows:

Row 2 : Ch3, 1 DC into base on turning Ch, 1 DC into next stitch, Ch sp incr, DC into next 2 stitches, Ch sp incr, DC into next 2 stitches, ...

Does this mean that I put a DCin the ch sp with an added ch?

This is the pattern link:
http://milobo.files.wordpress.com/2008/10/evas-shawl1.pdf

Thanks in advance for you help.
Looking for help on a crochet pattern shawl. The ... (show quote)
 
May 27, 2013 12:57:43   #
skries
 
Don't I feel foolish. This isn't the only time that I didn't read the instructions completely. Thanks for the reply.
May 28, 2013 07:10:14   #
Jeannie2009
 
Skries
isnt it great to be able to get help here..love everyone here who selflessly helps.
May 28, 2013 11:15:29   #
jmf6406 (a regular here)
 
Don't you hate it when the special abreviations are sort of hidden? I guess that is why everyone hammers on the advice of reading a pattern through completely before starting. I've been mystified by an abreviation before only to find it in some obscure corner of the pattern. You aren't alone!
 
          
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